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On KCET: “Vietnamese Immigration and Its Culinary Influence on the United States”

I wrote a long-form article for KCET about Vietnamese immigration and its culinary influence on the U.S. I interviewed Vietnamese historians, restaurant owners and chefs from San Jose, New Orleans, Houston and Orange County about their immigration experiences (some of whom escaped a war-torn country) and culinary journey in making something uniquely their own in a…

On LA Weekly: “Mysterious Street Performances That Lead to Midnight Snacks Are Popping Up Around L.A.”

On LA Weekly, I wrote about experiencing Annie Lesser’s “Midnight Snacks” project, where I followed instructions to meet alone on a street corner in Hollywood at 12:30 am and got to participate in an interactive theater performance — and eat an oyster shooter! Read the full article on LA Weekly.